Oct 5, 2012 6:00pm EDT
explains how the girl was matched with her constant companion. >> reporter: noel michaels can barely wrap her arm as around her new dog tight enough. the 4-year-old was born with a chronic lung disease, a primi who arrived before her lungs could fully develop and now she's constantly tied to an oxygen tank. but noel won't have to lug this te ten-pound tank alone. >> we're add agnew family member to our home. that's what today is all about. >> reporter: monte is following the paw prints of mr. gibbs. >> this georgia girl with a similar lung condition and her service dog were on the "today" show. that segment inspired noel's mother to find the same help for her daughter. the michaels did some research and with donations, they collected $10,000 to get their own service dog. monte came from north star, the foundation typically provides dogs to autistic kids. but they took the challenge to match noel and monte. >> that a girl. >> reporter: monte was trained just for noel. >> tell me what you think about your dog? >> good. >> reporter: it's good? >> yeah. >> reporter: do you like him? >> yeah.
Oct 3, 2012 11:00pm EDT
, michael and todd stoman. anderson died of blunt force injury. family argues the results support criminal charges against officer who have the contact. the police union ardors -- argue s he followed standard procedure. an investigation is underway to determine whether they will be charged criminally. >> gov. martin o'malley is pushing a proposal that could raise your bge bill. it is expected to increase bills by $1 to $2 dollars a month. the task force commissioned by the governor was charged with utilities after the june derecho storm that left many customers in the dark. the report goes to the public service commission. >> in a medical alert, you can add maryland to the list of states investigating a rare and deadly form of bundle meningitis. the outbreak has sickened at least 26 people in five states received steroid injections. are expecting more cases to surface. state health officials say they have identified two cases in maryland, one that was fatal, that may be linked to the ingestion. the form of meningitis is not contagious. they said the drug was distributed to seven facilities
Oct 1, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. it is o for october. michael tyson cannot wait for the playoff order he made weeks ago and neither can than fa romeo santos. >> baseball got me through a lot of things. deployments. i lost my wife recently. baseball, the orioles baseball got me through a lot. this means so much. >> and that's the playoff passion. stores are looking for it. get your playoff gear. we want to see your pride. send us pictures of you and your family deked out in orange and sell grating the trip to the playoffs. send them to pics @www.abc2news.com. >>> if you went looking for cupcakes tonight, you were out of the loop. this is all about the coke phenomenal johnny cup cake. hundreds gathered for the cupcakes for the crib tour. there were a few suites on the menu. it is about the success of the johnny cup cake brand. they are selling limited edition shirts, and hats, he founded the company when he was 19. he sold t-shirts from the back of his truck and now is drawing crowds all over. >> if i could build this brand, if i could build this multi- million dollar t-shirt brand that started as a joke with a learning
Oct 5, 2012 6:00am EDT
, gregg boyd, and michael vodaric. vodaaick.the officers said they caught anderson in drug deal on september 21ss...but witnesses claimed he was beaten by police.the results this week ssowed that anderson died of bllnt force trauma.and while ástrohmaná s a decorated officer... shot once while oo duty in 2010...the aatorney representing thee anderson's claims ... he has court documents that prove officers bbyd and odarick "this is a testamenn, when you allow bad police officers on force, they should have been accountable for their wrongful acttonn by the baltimore city police department"((take sot)) "this is a situation we've nevee experienceddbefore commissionee batts met with the family and officers involved, " "the officers ave not been charged with any wrongdoing. the baltimore city police homicide section will do aa indeeenddnt investigaitonn.. then, the city states' attorney wiil decide whhther any charges are filed. 3a hugg drug bust ... spanning severallccunties and states... county.these are just some of - the things policed recoverd ... cash allng with 680-thousa
Oct 4, 2012 6:00am EDT
detectives gregg boyd,,michael vodarick and todd strohman are currently under investtgatton after the medical examiner ruled anderson's death a homiicde.the examiner says blunt force trauua wounds... including broken ribs and a ruptured spleen led to his death. yesterday... the mayor responded to coocerns expressed by anderson's problems with police brutality. 6:49:32 "there s going to be zero tolerance for abuse, we the communnty and the police n &ptoobe respectful." respectful."the city police department says it's stilll investigating. a rare meeingitis outbreak states.. ncluding right here in maryland. maryland.so far four people cases are expected in the coming days.the ccses are being linked to injectiins ffr medical center.. which has since closed.heaath officials say tte viral strain ii not contagious... but they say more than 7- hundred people coold be affected. could bring patients together, we can have aaphysician questions nddput our minds at the main suspect in the outbreak... is he steroid product used in the injections. federal health offfcials ave anddhave issued a recall.
Oct 4, 2012 5:00am EDT
to an impressive end to the season. ryan zimmerman and michael morris both homered to lift the nats to a 5-1 win over the phillies. that gives them the best record in baseball and home field advantage throughout the playoffs. the nationals' first playoff game will be sunday in either atlanta or st. louis depending on who wins the wild card game tomorrow. d.c. mayor vincent gray stepping in to make sure you don't have to pay more for your ride to and from the ballpark. the d.c. council announced a dollar surcharge that would begin two hours bore each home playoff game and last until 4:00 a.m. the morning. but they quickly rescinded that fee after a call from mayor vincent gray who says the charge was "ill advised." d.c. police put hundreds of officers on standby to prepare for extra crowds at nats stadium. they say their regular duties and neighborhood patrols will not be affects. >> the winner's going to be teddy! >>> after six years and 539 tries, teddy is finally victorious. and it couldn't come on a better day. the final game of the regular season. before the race, teddy was given a pair of s